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CBS
Oct 9, 2012 11:00pm PDT
. but in addition there is something in the environment. >> reporter: doctors are doing clinical trials to find a cure. meanwhile the best thing for them to do is prevent a serious allergic reaction. that means scrutinizing the food labels, avoiding many restaurants. >> every decision, every single bite, it is a life or death situation. >> reporter: their 9-year-old son brandon has a severe allergy to peanuts. he doesn't even need to eat it or touch it. >> he got a hug from a relative that had eaten nuts earlier. >> they carry an epinephrine pen everywhere. >> you can inject it right through your clothing. >> in case of a reaction, they inject the medication from the epinephrine pen. it requires schools to carry the epi pens to treat any student with an emergency. >> 25% of those times when this is an incident at school, it's an undiagnosed food allergy. >> reporter: they are lobbying congress to pass the legislation. it is just one way he's urging people to take food allergies seriously. >> be vigilant, don't take it lightly. go get your child checked. it's a life-changing event to lose a chil
CBS
Oct 6, 2012 1:35am PDT
, but it is still indicative of a slow go environment. >> reporter: much of the drop in the unemployment rate is attributed to the growth of part-time jobs. >> i didn't even get responses to my resume. >> reporter: 56-year-old amy crawford was forced to take a minimum wage job in a restaurant when she could not find full-time work as a home designer. >> it forces two in the bush. i'm not confident in the economy. >> reporter: well as you might expect, president obama and mitt romney saw today's job numbers much differently. >> today's news should give us some encouragement. it shouldn't be an excuse for the other side to try to talk down the economy to score a few political points. >> so it looks like unemployment is getting better, but the truth is if the same share of people were participating in the work force, the day that the president got elected while the unemployment rate would be around 11%. and that's the real reality of what's happening on out there. >> 40% of the unemployed have been out of work six months or more. that number did not drop last month. economists say we need to add
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